Tag Archives: Olympic Peninsula

A Trip to America’s Provence and a Beautiful Garden

Summers in the Pacific Northwest are glorious, except when we get an occasional heat wave. Seems to be what’s trending this year in many parts of the country! This past weekend I took a drive to the upper Olympic Peninsula, … Continue reading

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America’s Provence

Welcome to Sequim, Washington, America’s Provence. This serene, pastoral region along the Olympic Peninsula’s northern coastline has optimal growing conditions for Lavender. During the mid-summertime, one can catch a whiff of the wonderful fragrance wafting through the breeze. Everywhere one … Continue reading

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Coastal Olympic Peninsula

Boy, have I been a busy traveler this week! We’ve had splendid weather for several days, and I wanted to take advantage of it while it lasted. Those of you who live here, in the Pacific Northwest, know exactly what … Continue reading

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Boutique Port Townsend, Washington

Perfect September weather had beckoned me to take to the road this week! I decided to do just a one day trip and headed out onto the scenic Olympic Peninsula. Final destination: Port Townsend. If you’ve lived in the Puget … Continue reading

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Sequim Lavender Festival

I went to the Sequim Lavender Festival this weekend. It’s a summertime festival that I almost always attend each year, weather dependent. As mentioned in my last blog, Sequim, Washington is considered to be the “lavender capital of North America,” … Continue reading

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